Thursday, May 26, 2022

Charlie Trice, Jr., 82, passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2022, at his home peacefully in Wheaton, Illinois. Services will be on Saturday Grave Side May 28, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. with Military Honors at Pine Grove Community Cemetery, Memorial Service at 2:00 at MMFA Agricultural Business Center …

Tommy Roy Sheppard, 75, passed away Wednesday, May 25, 2022, at his home in Tishomingo. Services will be on Friday, May 27, 2022 at 2 pm at Kesler Funeral Home - Booneville Chapel. Visitation will be on Friday, May 27, 2022 from 10-2 at Kesler Funeral Home - Booneville Chapel. Burial will fo…

Nellie Marie Bean Duffie age 85, of Saltillo, MS passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at NMMC Hospice Unit. She was born on November 6, 1936 to the late Harold Bean and the late Edith Mabry Bean. She was a member of Euclatubba Baptist Church. On September 24, 1954 she married Elmer Lee Duffie, …

Mary Helen Moore Banks, 78, of Tupelo, MS departed this life on Monday, May 23, 2022, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was the daughter of the late James Ollie Moore and Lily Mae Clay. She was born in Pontotoc, MS, but resided in Tupelo her entire life. She was an active me…

David, 63, was born July 17, 1958 to the late Carlena Pratt Crayton and Chess Simmons. He professed a hope in Christ in 2022. He departed this life on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at North Mississippi Medical Center. David attended W.P. Daniel High School. He was employed by the city of New Albany…

Ray Demontrell Lee, 41, passed away Sunday, May 08, 2022, at a residence in Jackson. Services will be on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 1:00pm at Redeemer Church, PCA, 640 E. Northside Drive, Jackson, MS. Visitation will be on Friday, May 27, 2022 from 3:00-6:00pm at Collins Northside Chapel, 461…

Frances Whitlock Russell, 84, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2022, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on 5:30PM Sunday, May 29, 2022 at Holland Funeral Directors- Okolona . Visitation will be on 3PM-Service Time Sunday, May 29, 2022 at Holland Funeral Directors- Oko…

Margaret Tyus , 84, passed away on May 26, 2022, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by N.L. Jones Funeral Directors.

Captain Ray Dennis Prather, 72 of Acworth, GA died Friday, May 20, 2022, 10:30am at Brickmont Assisted Living. He is survived by his wife of nearly 53 years, Helen Prather, Acworth, GA; one daughter Melissa Prather, Acworth, GA one son Jonathon Prather and his wife Rhonda of Concord, NC. Two…

Joe Lenders Vance age 71, departed this life on earth for his heavenly home on May 23, 2022, at Baptist Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. On March 29, 1951, he was born to parents J.C. Vance and Francis Spears Vance in Tippah County and grew up in Ripley, MS. He attended Line Street Consolidat…

Dennis Reese, 48, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2022, at NMMC in Tupelo. Services will be on Sat, May 28, 2022 at 11 a.m. at Baptist Grove M.B. Church in Prairie, MS. Visitation will be on 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, May 27, 2022 at Belle Memorial of Aberdeen. Burial will follow at Baptist Grove Cemetery.

Edna Frances Tennison, 84, passed away Wednesday, May 25, 2022, at her daughter's residence in Corinth. She was born in Tishomingo, MS, on February 4, 1938, to Henry Kenneth Harris and Clora Edna Reid Harris. She was a member of Thrasher Baptist Church. She was known for her love of quilting…

Bran Bradley Shook, 51, passed peacefully into the Lord's arms Thursday, May 26, 2022. He was born in Booneville on July 16, 1970. He was surrounded by his loving daddy and momma when he took his last breath. Bran was kind, polite, and precious to everyone, especially to his momma, who loved…

Clyde Eugene Crump, age 71, died Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at Baptist Memorial Hospital Attala in Kosciusko, MS. He was born September 12, 1950 to William Clyde Crump, Jr. and Mildred Lowery Crump in Houston, MS. He was a graduate of Houston High School and attended Wood Junior College. He mar…

Margaret Tyus, 84, passed away Thursday, May 26, 2022, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on Wednesday, June 1, 2022 from 4-6pm at N.L. Jones Funeral Directors Chapel. Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.nljonesandsons.com or on Facebook at N.L. Jones Fune…

Clyde Eugene Crump, age 71, died Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at Baptist Memorial Hospital Attala in Kosciusko, MS. He was born September 12, 1950 to William Clyde Crump, Jr. and Mildred Lowery Crump in Houston, MS. He was a graduate of Houston High School and attended Wood Junior College. He mar…

Andrew Todd Finley, 52, passed away on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at his residence in Nettleton. He was born on September 26, 1969 in Monroe County to parents Royce and Glenda Faye (Wardlaw) Finley. He lived most of his life in the Nettleton area. Todd served his country proudly in the United S…

Pamela Ann Lambert Greer, 49, passed away Sunday, May 15, 2022, at her home in Corinth. Services will be on Saturday , May 28, 2022 at 12:00 noon at New Covenant Baptist Church.

Dennis Junior McKnight, 27, passed away Thursday, May 05, 2022, at Los Angeles, CA in Los Angeles, CA. Services will be on Sat, May 28, 2022 at 12 noon at Belle Memorial Funeral Home in Ecru, MS. Visitation will be on 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, May 27, 2022 at Belle Memorial of Ecru.

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Bro. Horace McCombs, 100, passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at Landmark Nursing Facility and Rehab Center in Booneville. Services will be on Friday, May 27, 2022 at 2 pm at Forked Oak Baptist Church. Visitation will be on Friday, May 27, 2022 from 12-2 pm at Forked Oak Baptist Church. Buria…

Charles Trice, Jr., 82, passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2022, at his home peacefully in Wheaton, Illinois. Services will be on May 28, 2022 , Grave-Side at 11:00 a.m. Pine Grove Community Cemetery with a Memorial at 2:00 p.m. at the MMFA Agricultural Business Center at Shannon, MS. .

Priscilla Ragin , 53, passed away on May 25, 2022, at her home in Booneville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Patterson Memorial Chapel .

Tupelo--Jean Lee Cutcliff Davis, 77, passed away Monday, May 23rd, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo, with her family by her side. She was born June 20th, 1944, in Amory, to Leo Alexander and Warrenne Brownlee Cutcliff. She married Pat Davis of Fulton, MS on August 21, 1966. She was a dev…

Trannie Estene Stanford of Eggville, Mississippi, passed peacefully into the Lord's arms on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 surrounded by her loving Husband and family. Estene was born in Jasper, Alabama on September 27, 1937 to Dolphus and Edie Tidwell Forrester. She married Y.L. Williams and they ma…

Kenneth Wayne McCarty Jr. passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at his home. He was 53 years old. Ken was born October 9, 1968 in Tupelo, the son of Kenneth Wayne McCarty Sr. and Geri Gunter McCarty. He was a hard worker and, along with his father, an owner of Ken McCarty Trucking. Truly an outd…

David Ferrell Floyd, age 68, departed this life on earth for his heavenly home on May 22, 2022 in Tupelo. He grew up in Union County, the son of Ferrell and Lucille Cleveland Floyd. David was a graduate of Myrtle High School and Northeast Community College. He thoroughly enjoyed his career a…

Frances Tennison , 84, passed away on May 25, 2022, at her residence in Corinth. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Booneville Funeral Home .

Laura Hartin , 73, passed away on May 25, 2022, at her residence in Potts Camp, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Serenity Funeral Home .

Velma Word, 65, passed away Friday, May 20, 2022, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Services will be on Friday, May 27, 2021 at Springhill MB Church. Visitation will be on today from 4:00pm - 6:00pm at Community Funeral Directors - Nettleton. Burial will follow at Mullens Cemetery.

Roger Bennett , 80, passed away on May 24, 2022, at Northwest Medical Center in Winfield, Alabama. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

Steve Allen Smith, 60, passed away on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, at the North Mississippi Medical Center after a sudden illness. He was born July 4, 1961, in Tupelo, to Kenneth Ray and Sula Annette Underwood Smith. He was a self - employed carpenter and horse trainer most all his life. He enjo…

Sarah Lula Pinson Mays 75 formerly of Belden, MS. passed away on May 13, 2022 in ST. Joseph, MI. at the Spectrum Health Lakeland. She was born April 29, 1947, to Henry D. Pinson and Noble Lee Berry in Lee County, MS where she attended Belden High School and worked many years in the manufactu…

Lisa McCauley, 60, passed away Saturday, March 12, 2022, at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. Services will be on Monday, May 30th at 11:00 AM at Booneville Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Monday from 10:00 until 11:00 am at Booneville Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Marietta Method…

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Linda Floyd Zbinden Rogers, 80, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2022, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born January 4, 1942, to the late John Floyd and the late Nellie M. O'Guin Mullikin. She was a member of Verona Church of Christ. She enjoyed showing and raising dogs. She loved co…

Oxford community leader Mary Lexa died May 21, 2022, after a sudden illness. One of the achievements she was most proud of was the establishment of the Baptist Cancer Center in Oxford. Mary and her late husband, Jerry, attended every meeting of Mississippi's State Board of Health for more th…

Peggy Kendall Stout , 96, passed away on May 24, 2022, at Oaktree Manor in Amory. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by E E Pickle Funeral Home .

Joe L. Vance , 71, passed away on May 23, 2022, at Baptist Memorial East in Memphis, TN. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Foster and Son Funeral Home of Ripley, MS.

Helen Banks , 78, passed away on May 23, 2022, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Payton Mortuary.

SHAYLA SUGGS-MCGAUGHY , 40, passed away on May 20, 2022, at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Darden and Sons Funeral Home .

Evlyn Jean Adair, 83, passed away on May 22, 2022 at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo, MS. Jean was born September 10, 1938 to Thomas Garrett and Fannie Mable Garrett. On August 6, 1955, she married the love of her life, Charles Wilmar Adair; they were married for 64 years before his passin…

This world got a lot more boring on 5-22-22 when Becky Fowler Davis Pierce, 63, resident of Corinth, started her new adventures without her " breathing" loved ones. Becky started "breathing" on 10-25-1958 in Memphis, TN, the 9th child born to the late Vernon "Jackass" and Loney Dubois Fowler…

Roy Dennis Prather , 72, passed away on May 20, 2022, at Brickmont Assisted Living in Acworth, GA. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Foster and Son Funeral Home of Ripley, MS .

Horace McCombs , 100, passed away on May 24, 2022, at Landmark Nursing and Rehab Facility in Booneville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Kesler Funeral Home .

Shirley Baldwin, 81, passed away Monday, May 23, 2022, at Briar Ridge Rest Home in Florence, MS. Services will be on Friday, May 27, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. at Sandy Springs Baptist Church in Fulton. Visitation will be on Thursday from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at McNeece-Morris Funeral Home in Fulton. Bur…

Sammy Swann, age 76, passed away Saturday, May 21, 2022 at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo, Mississippi. He was born December 20, 1945 as a twin brother of Jimmy Swann, to the parents of Cullen and Lillie Pearl (Mize) Swann and a "doting" sister, Shelby (now McClellan). Sammy was a 1966 gr…

Sammy Swann, age 76, passed away Saturday, May 21, 2022 at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo, Mississippi. He was born December 20, 1945 as a twin brother of Jimmy Swann, to the parents of Cullen and Lillie Pearl (Mize) Swann and a "doting" sister, Shelby (now McClellan). Sammy was a 1966 gr…

Veteran Tupelo Police Department Officer, Lt. Jimmy L. "Cotton" McCoy, Retd. and decorated veteran of the Vietnam War folded his earthly tent and transformed to eternal rest on Monday morning, May 23, 2022 after a period of declining health. Cotton, as he was universally known, was born the …

Lottie Otts, 86, passed away Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at her residence in Beech Springs Community . Services will be on 12PM Saturday, May 28, 2022 at Sadie Holland Memorial Chapel. Visitation will be on 10AM-Service Time Saturday, May 28, 2022 at Holland Funeral Directors . Burial will follow…